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205 Yellowstone Ave, West Yellowstone, MT 59758
+1 406-646-7811
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Today
06:30 - 11:00
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 06:30 - 11:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Noblesville, Indiana
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We visited 3 Bears after a long, cold and snowy day in Yellowstone. The servers seemed overwhelmed and kept apologizing as the service was very slow. The food was delicious and plentiful. But it would have been nice to have someone in management acknowledge the long wait (approx 25 min after we were seated before we ordered). We were too... More 

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Thank susan c
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I strongly recommend Three Bear Restaurant. Tonight was our third dinner in West Yellowstone and the food was definitely the best. They had a nice salad bar and all of the portions were large. I had the salad bar and chicken fettuccine. Unlike most restaurants the chicken was a nicely seasoned breast and the fettuccine had plenty of sauce. Too... More 

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Thank Kim B
Mission, Texas
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

The chicken soup is the best I've had . Customer service was good . Our waiter was friendly and attentive. I would definitely go back for the chicken soup!

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Thank Estella168
Sarpsborg, Norway
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55 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Nice restaurant with rough and local look. Friendly staff, but the food was average. Largest restaurant in town.

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Thank Thomas W
Shoreline, Washington
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The food was good, very generous with the french fries, but the prices were a little high like anything near Yellowstone park. The service was also good. I would go there again if I was in town.

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Thank Bob M
Salt Lake City, Utah
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This was our 2nd visit to three bears. First time was few years ago during peak season, this time was off season. Food was not as good off season. The service was great, Michelle took excellent care of us. We're willing to try a 3rd time.

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Thank Lorrie S
Clearwater, Florida
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I had dinner here. I was seated promptly but it took too long to get a server. I had one come to my table but then tell me he was in the wrong place and I waited some more. Another person came by shortly after and took my order she was pleasant and that was the only time I saw... More 

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Thank justthefacts848
Midland Park, New Jersey
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Listen, we got a meal and it's not like we were angry, but things could have been better. Two out of the four meals were good. Some times it's the little things that add up... My fish tasted good but was not hot, my daughters chicken was dry, the soup was missing at the soup station until we asked them... More 

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Thank Trav6912
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Pot roast was ok. Kids meals looked like TV dinners. Fettuccine alfredo was overpriced and bland ($17 for noodles and sauce, no chicken). Wife got the fish and chips. Fish was cold so they microwaved it which made it nasty. Waitress apologized and took 20% off the fish ( not the whole meal). She even said it looked " unappetizing... More 

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Thank Michael W
Honolulu, Hawaii
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115 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

This would be an okay place to come back to, but not a place I'd make a point of going to. Salad bar was not a good idea. Burgers were okay.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 32
Cuisine
American, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 11:00
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:30 - 11:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 11:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 11:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:30 - 11:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:30 - 11:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:30 - 11:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 Yellowstone Ave, West Yellowstone, MT 59758
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  West Yellowstone
  • Phone Number: +1 406-646-7811
Description
Three Bear Restaurant has been serving visitors to Yellowstone for nearly 30 years in it's current location. With a family friendly menu, we offer everything from salads and sandwiches to steak and seafood. Our breakfast will get you ready for the day. Choose from a full menu of breakfast favorites including made-to-order omelets and made from scratch pancakes. Be sure to look around at the pictures around the restaurant showing Yellowstone in another era. Our lodge next door has more exciting history and photos to share.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?